Apathy isn’t entirely bad. In fact, when felt and experienced at the right time, it can be beneficial. It can help you make proper choices, let go of things that are holding you down, and have a more positive outlook on life.
The problem, however, is that it’s hard to turn apathy into something positive. Most of the time, it creates problems, triggers hatred, and breeds neglect.
To enlighten you about indifference, check out these apathy quotes
Apathy is one of the characteristic responses of any living organism when it is subjected to stimuli too intense or too complicated to cope with. The cure for apathy is comprehension. – John Dos Passos
I have a very strong feeling that the opposite of love is not hate – it’s apathy. It’s not giving a damn. – Leo Buscaglia
Fear is better than apathy because fear makes us do something. – Emiliano Salinas
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We may have found a cure for most evils; but we have found no remedy for the worst of them all, the apathy of human beings. – Helen Keller
Indifference is an excellent substitute for patience. – Mason Cooley
Apathy is the glove into which evil slips its hand. – Bodie Thoene
A different world cannot be built by indifferent people. – Peter Marshall
Your life begins to end the moment you start being silent about the things that matter. – Martin Luther King, Jr.
Bad people are less a problem than indifferent people. – Gerhard Kocher
Apathy is the self-defense of the powerless. – Letty Cottin Pogrebin
By far the most dangerous foe we have to fight is apathy – indifference from whatever cause, not from a lack of knowledge, but from carelessness, from absorption in other pursuits, from a contempt bred of self satisfaction. – William Osler
Apathy is a trap. There is no challenge… so there is no reward. Remember, there is always free cheese in a mousetrap. – Steve Maraboli
To be apathetic is literally to be without passion. – Erwin Raphael McManus
Apathy is not compatible with love – Simon Tam
Only one enemy is worse than despair: indifference. In every area of human creativity, indifference is the enemy; indifference of evil is worse than evil, because it is also sterile. – Elie Wiesel
Indifference and neglect often do much more damage than outright dislike. – J.K. Rowling
The worst sin… is… to be indifferent. – George Bernard Shaw
The greatest danger to our future is apathy. – Jane Goodall
In communications, familiarity breeds apathy. – William Bernbach
Apathy is the acceptance of the unacceptable. – John Stott
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